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GOP Congress must remember why it was elected

“I’ve never seen anything quite like it,” said a political-insider friend of mine as we sipped coffee.
“What is it?” I said.
“Several members of the Republican-controlled House and Senate are suffering from a rare form of memory loss. Until recently, I fear, they completely forgot why they were elected.”
“Explain, please.”
“When Republicans took over the House in 2011, they did so because the majority of Americans were fed up with ObamaCare, wasteful spending and a federal government that was running amok. They wanted the Republican House to thwart President Obama’s policies.”
“I remember the 2010 election ...


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